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Opinions

  • Pinkney: Addison Children’s Center Addressing Early Learning Needs

    Meeting and anticipating residents’ needs is essential for communities to prosper. Some of Addison’s youngest residents are being prepared for success ...
    July 5, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • Bussey: Glen Ellyn is community of readers

    The Glen Ellyn community loves to read.And while loving to read may not be unique to Glen Ellyn, wha ...
    July 1, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Letter: One impressive rescue and one failure

    To the editor:As we speak there is a rescue flight being staged to fly to the South Pole to assist a ...
    July 1, 2016 - 3:54 pm
  • Letter: Trump proving he's in over his head

    To the editor:At the one year mark of his campaign, Donald Trump, the presumptive GOP presidential c ...
    June 30, 2016 - 2:45 pm
  • Letter: One idea to end Illinois budget impasse

    To the editor:Since the Democrats and Republicans can’t agree on a budget for our state, I suggest G ...
    June 30, 2016 - 2:45 pm
  • Smith: Learn to swim for lifetime of fun, fitness, safety

    Water is everywhere – from swimming pools to streams, lakes to lagoons, water parks to water falls and the expansive oceans that cover most of our Ear ...
    June 29, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: June 20-26, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email mslsoundoff@shawmedia.com.Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    June 29, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • Palzet: Reflections of a year-one superintendent

    We’ve all had a first time in a new job. During those first few days, we experience the excitement that comes with meeting new people and learning our ...
    June 28, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Valle: Protocol determines U.S. flag etiquette

    In honor of our recent observation of Flag Day and of Independence Day on July 4, I would like to share with you some facts about our nation's flag.
    June 28, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Letter: Capitalism key to a successful nation

    To the editor:The press did a good job reporting on the devastating long term effects of socialism i ...
    June 23, 2016 - 9:32 am
  • Suburban Life Sound Off: June 13-19, 2016

    Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email mslsoundoff@shawmedia.com.Want to contribute to Sound Off? Call 331-481-6089 or email msls ...
    June 22, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • Letter: COD hires audit firm with historic notoriety

    To the Editor:The College of DuPage recently hired the firm of CliftonLarsonAllen to conduct the col ...
    June 22, 2016 - 11:28 am
  • Lengemann: Fight back against summer’s biting bugs

    For most of us, summer’s mosquitoes, ticks and other biting or stinging bugs are a minor annoyance in the form of itchy, swollen bumps. However, some ...
    June 22, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • Letter: New library best way to serve Lombard

    To the Editor:The following my intent to clarify and correct some of the information appearing on so ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:53 am
  • Letter: D-86 vote creates unfairness between schools

    To the editor:Recently, the Hinsdale Township High School D-86 Board of Education adopted a new poli ...
    June 20, 2016 - 12:15 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How familiar are you with the positions of your local legislators?
    I’ve got a pretty good idea of where they stand
    I generally just go by party affiliation to get an idea
    I probably should know more about their positions
    I’m not sure who my local legislators are